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James Elmer Spencer

July 11, 2011 by Anonymous

Thursday, January 24, 1935
Saturday, July 9, 2011
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 - 10:00
First United Methodist Church of Azle
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Fairview Cemetery in Hubbard. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

James Elmer SpencerJames Elmer Spencer

James was born Jan. 24, 1935, to the late Mary and Elmer Spencer in Hubbard. He attended a year of Radio and Television school at Draughuns School in Dallas and the Cleveland Institute of Electronics for two years. James worked for Sears and Roebuck in Dallas as a clerk for five years and retired Nov. 1, 1993 from Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth after 35 years of service as an electrical engineer. He honorably served his country in the United States Army. James was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Azle and a member of the Becomers Sunday School class. He enjoyed working in his vegetable garden and watching the Dallas Cowboys and the Texas Rangers on television. James was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors: wife, Virginia Spencer of Azle; brother, Harvey Spencer and wife, Linda of Waco; two nieces and nephews all of Waco.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, August 21

  • AHS Varsity at Northwest Classic Varsity Tournament through Aug. 23, times TBA

Friday, August 22

  • AHS Varsity vs. Pascal at Aledo, a.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Byron Nelson Scrimmage, 9 a.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy High School at Lakehill Prep, 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 26

  • AHS Varsity vs. Joshua at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS vs. Stephenville at Aledo;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

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